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Visa Approvals Up, But Not For All

  • Jessica Stahl

Marketing EducationUSA shares some good news announced by the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs: worldwide last year, 82% of all student visa applicants were approved. That should put some minds at ease.

An International Educator in Vietnam cautions, however, that it can be harder to get a student visa if you are attending a community college rather than a 4-year university. He says that "it is especially important for CC [community college]-bound students to make the case that they are indeed “serious students” who have a well-defined plan and logical plan."